The Quality Control Scientist adds value to the customer by ensuring that our products meet the high standards they require to help make our world healthier, cleaner and safer.
Attention to detail with a focus on quality and efficient work mindset ensures they deliver Right first time and on time.
The Quality Control Scientist demonstrates significant microbiological / chemistry expertise and has broad knowledge of our products and how they are used.
Carry out Quality Control Testing in accordance with Oxoid test specifications and methods.
Ensure processes and procedures are carried out in accordance with the laboratory and company Quality Systems
Build and maintain effective working relationships to ensure robust collaboration cross-functionally and with key stakeholders (key interfaces include QC Manager, QC Lead Scientist, QC Team Leader, QA, Manufacturing Sciences, Production, Customer Services and Planning) to ensure customer service level targets are met
Taking direction from the QC Team Leader and Lead Scientist regarding prioritization of finished product and raw material testing
Engage in continuous improvement using the PPI lean methodology including standard work and tier meetings. Use PPI processes to solve problems and improve departmental and business processes
Take on key laboratory responsibilities such as First Aider, Fire Warden, LSG, PPI Champion etc.
Role-model the Thermo Fisher 4I Values and use as a day-to-day guide in decision making
Minimum Requirements / Qualifications :
Is qualified educationally to a Level 6 equivalent in a Microbiology or related subject (or QBE) and has good numeracy skills, and the ability to read and follow methods / SOPs precisely
Has experience of QC testing within a microbiology laboratory environment and has significant experience in using SAP, and MS Office software packages
Has expertise in laboratory skills and techniques (pipetting, swabbing, streaking, pouring plates etc)
Has strong competence in testing at least 2 Oxoid product groups / expertise of (HPLC, Wet Chemistry, LP and RAWM, PM, AST DCM and FDS)
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